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Infiniti commissions the SUV of boats

Infiniti is sponsoring a project by the Tennessee Technical Center-Nashville and Nashville State Community College to build a luxury boat using the 5.6-liter V-8 from a QX56 SUV.

By Jul. 27, 2011

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Military commissions cheetah, humanoid robots

Boston Dynamics is working on bipedal and quadraped robots for DARPA. Forget about outrunning them. Just pray they stay on our side.

By Feb. 28, 2011

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U.K. commissions 'green' Land Rover

The $37 million government grant to mass-produce the LRX concept car requires that it be built in the United Kingdom.

By Mar. 11, 2009

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HP pays $108M to settle US probes into foreign bribes

The tech giant's subsidiaries in Russia, Poland, and Mexico paid bribes to officials to secure lucrative government contracts, federal investigators allege.

By Apr. 9, 2014

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France to investigate Apple's deals with wireless carriers -- report

The country's competition watchdog wants to ensure that the clauses Apple enforces in its carrier contracts are fair, according to a Reuters report.

By Sep. 25, 2013

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Be afraid: DARPA unveils Terminator-like Atlas robot

Atlas looks like the prototype for a future robot infantryman, and it can tackle rough terrain and carry human tools. Can you say "Skynet"?

By Jul. 11, 2013

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Google expected to sell $8.8B in mobile ads this year

Web giant expected to sell more mobile ads than all of its competitors put together for the second year in a row.

By Jun. 13, 2013

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Google chairman writes decent iPhone switching how-to

Google chairman Eric Schmidt has written a how-to guide to switching from iPhone to Android. Nick Hide, who commissions how-tos for CNET UK, rates his work.

By Nov. 25, 2013

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Human Rights Watch launches campaign against 'killer robots'

"The line needs to be drawn now on fully autonomous weapons," the NGO says. How close are we to letting robots off the leash?

By Apr. 23, 2013

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Breaking Bad is top Netflix US show, Doctor Who in top 10

Doctor Who is more popular than House Of Cards and Orange Is The New Black on US Netflix, according to numbers given exclusively to CNET UK by SimilarWeb.

By Nov. 13, 2013